Print a bibliographic database. roffbib
is a shell script that processes the named files
(or standard input if no files
) through refer
and prints the results as a bibliography. By default, the bibliography is formatted using nroff
, use the
option to use troff
accepts the following nroff
options and simply passes them to the formatter:
. See Chapter 12, nroff and troff
, for more details.
Set the "header" (title) to header
. The default is
. (This option is in the script, but is not documented.)
instead of nroff
. The page offset is set to one inch.
Typeset for Versatec printer/plotter. While documented in the manpage, this option is not in the script.
Format abstracts or comments in the
field of a bibliographic reference. Useful for annotated bibliographies. refer
does not use the
Sort a database and print it to a PostScript printer:
sortbib refs | roffbib -Q -x | /usr/lib/lp/postscript/dpost | lp